After three intense competitive days at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association West Regional Tournament, the Pomona-Pitzer Men's Tennis Team came away as one of the best-performing programs during the weekend.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced the 2018 All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes on Tuesday, July 24. The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis program earned a spot on the All-Academic team and 10 members of the Sagehens were named All-Academic Scholar-Athletes.
The Pomona-Pitzer Athletics Program combined for the most student-athletes named to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Academic teams, leading the conference for the third straight season.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) named Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Head Coach Steve Bickham onto the ITA Board of Directors on Thursday morning, announcing 18 other members whose work will begin July 1, 2018. The 19 members, seven of whom are ITA Member Coaches, will be working together to support the ITA and advance the sport of college tennis.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Freshman Jed Kronenberg ended his run in the NCAA Division III Singles National Championships in the quarterfinals after a loss to Jack Katzman of CMS on Friday morning at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Freshman Jed Kronenberg advanced to the Elite 8 of the singles bracket of the Division III NCAA National Championships after defeating Ben Rosen of Bates College 6-3, 7-5 and defeating Bernardo Neves of Wash U 6-4, 6-2 on Thursday afternoon at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
The NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Committee selected Jed Kronenberg of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis program to compete in the singles competition of the 2018 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships. For the individual championships, the committee selected seven singles players from each of the four regions based on win-loss record, strength of schedule, and eligibility.
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced the 2018 All-SCIAC Teams on Friday, selecting four members of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team onto the list. Freshman Jed Kronenberg was voted SCIAC Newcomer of the Year, the first ever in program history, after an outstanding season in which he went 25-7 in singles action. His teammates Joshua Gearou, Octave Bellet, and Marko Mandic earned 2nd Team All-SCIAC honors.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team saw their season come to an end in the SCIAC Final on Saturday afternoon, taking a 5-1 loss to the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags. The Sagehens salvaged one point in the doubles round, but dropped three matches in singles as the Stags clinched the SCIAC Final.
The No. 11 Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team overcame the hot weather and a resilient Caltech team to advance to the final round of the SCIAC Tournament after a 5-1 victory. The Sagehens edged out the Beavers with a tight 2-1 advantage in a testy doubles round and pulled through in singles thanks to victories by Jed Kronenberg, Quinn Hirsohn, and Octave Bellet.
The No. 11 Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis program will be kicking off their Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference run on Friday, May 4 as they host Caltech at Pauley Tennis Complex at 3 p.m. The Sagehens finished the regular season with a 15-8 record overall and 6-1 in the SCIAC, improving from last season’s third-place finish by one spot.
Jed Kronenberg concluded his Ojai Invitational run with a second place finish after falling to Nikolai Parodi in the final round on Sunday afternoon. The freshman performed exceptionally well over the weekend, winning four matches before reaching the final showdown against the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps sophomore. He lost in two sets 6-2 and 6-0.
Jed Kronenberg of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis program continued to stand out at the Ojai Invitational on Saturday, reaching the final round of the singles competition where he’ll face Nikolai Parodi of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.
Jed Kronenberg advanced to the quarterfinal for singles at the Ojai Invitational after winning two matches. He and Joshua Gearou will also be playing in the second round of doubles after a dominating 8-0 sweep in their opening round.
CLAREMONT, CA. – The No. 11 Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis team defeated Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) opponent Whittier 8-1 on Friday afternoon at the Pauley Tennis Complex.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team took a tough 9-0 loss to No. 5 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Thursday night. Despite several close battles in singles, the Sagehens could not muster a comeback against the Stags.
The No. 12 Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team pulled off a thrilling comeback against the Lewis & Clark Pioneers on Saturday afternoon, chipping away from a 3-0 deficit to win 6-3. The Pioneers took control early of the match, winning all three doubles matches, but the Sagehens battled back in singles by winning all six matches to clinch the victory.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team were dealt a tough 8-1 loss to No. 7 Gustavus Adolphus College on Wednesday night, salvaging a singles match that was won by Jacob Schoenherr. Despite the lopsided match score, the Hens came close in each other their singles matches, with three going to three sets while Jed Kronenberg got edged out by a pair of tiebreakers. The loss set the Hens back with a 12-7 record.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis team got the season back on the right track with a crucial road victory over University of Redlands on Friday afternoon, winning 6-3. Taking one win in doubles, the Sagehens got the job done in the singles matches to prevail.
The No. 14 Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis team took a tough 8-1 loss to No. 4 Middlebury College on Tuesday evening. The Panthers cruised through three straight doubles victories and clinched five singles victories to seal the match.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis team closed out the Stag-Hen Invitational with a lopsided 8-1 victory over Trinity University (Tx.) on Tuesday afternoon. The Sagehens had no problem taking down the Tigers, dropping only one doubles match while sweeping through the singles.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Program gained some valuable playing experience at the Pacific Coast Doubles Championships in La Jolla, California this past weekend, as every member of the team got into pairs and competed in a knockout tournament against the top doubles pairs in California
The Pomona-Pitzer men’s tennis team split their weekend doubleheader on Saturday evening, pulling off a comeback 5-4 victory against No. 20 Brandeis College before losing to Azusa Pacific University 6-3.